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2018 Asian American International Film Festival

Religion for Dummies

Directed by Kabeer Khurana

SHORT FILMS

Plays In:
FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

Co-Presented by Asia Society
August 4, 2018 1:00 pm Not Available

Description

A trippy, satirical stop-motion short film depicting the fraudulent religious cults and practices in India.


Director's Bio

Kabeer Khurana is a Artist, Filmmaker and Creative Entrepreneur based in Mumbai, India. He is known for high-concept short films such as Project Oneness (2015) and ism (2016), both of which have won accolades at major international film festivals. He is also the Creative Head of The Mumbai Art Collective (TMAC) , a publishing and media organization based out of Mumbai, and the founder of Artyculate India, an arts-based social organization. An aficionado of animation filmmaking, he was AD and VFX supervisor of T for Taj Mahal (2017) and has conducted animation workshops at schools like Ecole Mondiale World School and The American School of Bombay (ASB). Kabeer is also actively involved in several social movements in and around Mumbai.



Plays in

  1. FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

    SPECIAL EVENTS, SHORTS PROGRAMS / 86 mins
    The FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH shorts program celebrates works by media makers of Asian descent under the age of 21. Those in this category are in competition for the One to Watch Award.

    In This Program: MIYAKO, KILL GREEN, Religion for Dummies, PICNIC PERFECT, KITE (GABUL), Stupidly Happy, DISTANT SELF-PORTRAIT, 12.10.2016 (Tawareekh), LILANKO (sincere)


Dates & Times

Plays In:
FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

Co-Presented by Asia Society
August 4, 2018 1:00 pm Not Available